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Francois Fargere
F Fargere 
Photo copyright © 2010 Peter Doggers courtesy of Chess Vibes.  
Number of games in database: 96
Years covered: 2001 to 2016
Last FIDE rating: 2404 (2338 rapid, 2438 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2520

Overall record: +22 -20 =29 (51.4%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database. 25 exhibition games, blitz/rapid, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.

With the White pieces:
 Sicilian (17) 
    B30 B53 B47 B87 B51
 French Defense (10) 
    C05 C00 C07 C03 C10
 Ruy Lopez (7) 
    C69 C63 C61 C67
 French Tarrasch (5) 
    C05 C07 C03
 Ruy Lopez Exchange (4) 
 French (4) 
    C00 C10
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (17) 
    B90 B29 B53 B22 B92
 English (6) 
    A15 A13 A11 A12
 Sicilian Najdorf (6) 
    B90 B92 B94
 Slav (6) 
    D12 D11 D18 D15
 Queen's Pawn Game (4) 
    D02 D00 D04
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NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   27th Cappelle-la-Grande (2011)
   French Team Championship (2014)

   🏆 European Blitz Championship
   F Fargere vs Yusupov (Dec-17-16) 1/2-1/2, blitz
   J F Cuenca Jimenez vs F Fargere (Dec-17-16) 0-1, blitz
   F Fargere vs J F Cuenca Jimenez (Dec-17-16) 1-0, blitz
   F Fargere vs V Plat (Dec-17-16) 0-1, blitz
   V Plat vs F Fargere (Dec-17-16) 1-0, blitz

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(born Sep-01-1985, 34 years old) France

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GM since 2009. Fargere was 3rd in the XI Open Internacional de Sants in 2009 behind Alexandr Hilario Takeda dos Santos Fier and Mikhail Krasenkow. Winner of the 2010 Dutch Open.

 page 1 of 4; games 1-25 of 96  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. C P Santos vs F Fargere  1-0482001LisbonD02 Queen's Pawn Game
2. F Fargere vs A Gonzalez de la Nava  ½-½472001LisbonC42 Petrov Defense
3. L Reynolds vs F Fargere  0-1422001LisbonA13 English
4. F Fargere vs J G Costa 1-0382001LisbonB87 Sicilian, Fischer-Sozin with ...a6 and ...b5
5. I Khamrakulov vs F Fargere  1-0342001LisbonB22 Sicilian, Alapin
6. F Fargere vs D Recuero Guerra  1-0422001LisbonB40 Sicilian
7. D Fernando vs F Fargere  0-1582001LisbonB27 Sicilian
8. F Fargere vs S G Simonenko  0-1442001LisbonB08 Pirc, Classical
9. P Dias vs F Fargere  ½-½812001LisbonD31 Queen's Gambit Declined
10. M Libens vs F Fargere  0-1332007Cannes OpenB90 Sicilian, Najdorf
11. F Fargere vs Joseph Sanchez  0-1392007Cannes OpenB30 Sicilian
12. N Maleki vs F Fargere  ½-½332007Cannes OpenB90 Sicilian, Najdorf
13. M Cordara vs F Fargere  0-1402007Cannes OpenA12 English with b3
14. F Fargere vs V Lelimousin  1-0622007Cannes OpenC69 Ruy Lopez, Exchange, Gligoric Variation
15. F Fargere vs S Petrosian  1-0692007Cannes OpenB31 Sicilian, Rossolimo Variation
16. O Foisor vs F Fargere  ½-½222007Cannes OpenD45 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav
17. F Fargere vs R Mogranzini  ½-½382007Cannes OpenB84 Sicilian, Scheveningen
18. N Sulava vs F Fargere 1-0362007Cannes OpenB10 Caro-Kann
19. F Fargere vs H Tirard  ½-½372007Tournoi AB30 Sicilian
20. F Fargere vs N Giffard  1-0342009TOP 16 GpAE54 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3, Gligoric System
21. A Hauchard vs F Fargere  1-0412009TOP 16 GpAD15 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
22. F Fargere vs C Derieux 1-0352009TOP 16 GpAB51 Sicilian, Canal-Sokolsky (Rossolimo) Attack
23. F Fargere vs K Spraggett  ½-½322009Metz opB04 Alekhine's Defense, Modern
24. F Fargere vs C Marzolo  ½-½212009TOP 16 GpAC07 French, Tarrasch
25. R Edouard vs F Fargere  ½-½422009TOP 16 GpAB90 Sicilian, Najdorf
 page 1 of 4; games 1-25 of 96  PGN Download
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  Tabanus: GM Francois Fargère, France, born 1 October 1985. Now rated 2489,

FM in 2005, IM and GM in 2009. Rated 2501 in Nov. 2009.

Biographies: (in French) (in Polish)

Pictures: (Black)

He was 3rd in Open de Sants 21-30 August 2009:

Aug-06-10  redwhitechess: Winner of 2010 Dutch Open. See his sicilian games
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  Penguincw: Happy Birthday POTD.
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  Benzol: He looks a bit like a younger version of Vladimir Kramnik.
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